University of Hildesheim 

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The University of Hildesheim, or Universität Hildesheim in German, is a public university that was established in Hildesheim in 1855. On the Marienburgerhöhe, just outside the town, are the major structures of the University of Hildesheim Foundation. The university's additional locations are dispersed around the entire city. Over 8,700 students are now enrolled at the university. The foundation university employs approximately 270 individuals in administration, the library, and technology along with over 90 professors, 470 scientists, and over 270 other staff members. The University of Hildesheim places a high value on individualized support. It collaborates with universities abroad in more than 160 different countries. Many students successfully complete their periods abroad, and many of them are awarded Erasmus subsidies. With 30% or more of "outgoing students," the University of Hildesheim has consistently ranked first in the nation. Students in Hildesheim have access to more than 400 exchange study spots each year. Numerous study options are offered by the four departments of the University of Hildesheim. More than 40 Bachelor's and Master's programs are available overall at the University of Hildesheim, including the "Data Analytics" Master's program in English. A total of 50 Minerva College scholarships and an additional 50 Lore Auerbach scholarships are given out. Students who are especially dedicated are given support by the study. The social fund assists students in serious emergencies without the use of bureaucracy. Numerous occupations are available on campus, and there are approximately 560 student assistant positions.

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